Pascal Perrier has been appointed Head of BNP Paribas Cardif business activities with independent financial advisors (IFAs) and insurance brokers in France, effective 1 May 2018. He will pursue the transformation of this business segment within the framework of BNP Paribas Cardif’s 2017-2020 development plan.
BNP Paribas Cardif has worked for more than 30 years in France with independent financial advisors and insurance brokers that distribute its savings and creditor insurance products. BNP Paribas Cardif is a leader in insurance distribution via independent partners in the life insurance and personal protection markets.
Independent financial advisors and brokers figure at the heart of the company’s development strategy in France whose ambition is to propose a digital and competitive offer to both clients and advisors against the backdrop of continually evolving regulations and technologies.
Pascal Perrier will join BNP Paribas Cardif France‘s Executive Committee. He will report to Jean-Christophe Boccon-Gibod, Director of Partnerships and Digital Business for BNP Paribas Cardif France.
Pascal Perrier, 57, has spent most of his career with BNP Paribas Cardif, joining the company in 1994 as a bond and futures trading manager with the investment and asset management department. In 2001 he was given responsibility for international coordination of BNP Paribas Cardif foreign subsidiaries. From 2004 he contributed to the creation of the Global Savings department, becoming head of savings product marketing and business development for Asia and India until 2008, when he became global head of savings. In 2009, he joined the BNP Paribas Cardif bancassurance channel as deputy head of bancassurance development in international markets. Since October 2013, Pascal Perrier has been Chairman and CEO of BNP Paribas Cardif in Poland and will remain at this position until 30 April 2018.
Pascal Perrier has a masters in business and tax law from the University of Nancy. He has a postgraduate diploma from Institut Supérieur de Gestion and has an MBA from the University of San Francisco.